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Gay Poppies this year then 12:37 - Nov 2 with 6692 viewsDarran

How wánky is this?


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Gay Poppies this year then on 12:36 - Nov 3 with 547 viewsDarran

Gay Poppies this year then on 12:20 - Nov 3 by JackSomething

It helps to show that you have a warped view on things.

So you'd be happy with a red poppy with a swastika in the middle would you? Because it's still red after all. Of course you wouldn't be. Because it's preposterous. As is your stance on this whole subject.

Showing 'respect' for our soldiers while pushing an agenda against a section of society. Weird.


I can’t believe you actually took time to type that.

Fućk. Ing. Hell.

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Gay Poppies this year then on 12:59 - Nov 3 with 503 viewsjackharris

Gay Poppies this year then on 00:11 - Nov 3 by Darran

Should always be red. People need to stop hijacking it for other needs.


Just looked at the British Legion site and all the poppies I saw there were red. However, there is nothing stopping people having a red poppy with the symbol they are most proud of attached. Like the poppy and the Swans badge.

These are some ideas I had...

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Gay Poppies this year then on 12:59 - Nov 3 with 496 viewsexiledclaseboy

I juts drove past Tonia Antoniazzi’s constituency office in Gorseinon. She has three giant poppies (red, obvs) on display on the outside of the building.

That’s proper respect for The Fallen right there.

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Gay Poppies this year then on 13:02 - Nov 3 with 482 viewsexiledclaseboy

Gay Poppies this year then on 12:59 - Nov 3 by jackharris

Just looked at the British Legion site and all the poppies I saw there were red. However, there is nothing stopping people having a red poppy with the symbol they are most proud of attached. Like the poppy and the Swans badge.

These are some ideas I had...


“This LGBT poppy is ok”.

Well that’s us told.

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Gay Poppies this year then on 13:06 - Nov 3 with 477 viewslondonlisa2001

Gay Poppies this year then on 01:06 - Nov 3 by Lohengrin

I’m not sure that’s right, Lis, and I’m reasonably clued-up. So far as I’m aware the French flower of remembrance was and is a Blueut, a Cornflower.


It was started by Madame Guérin. First used in America, France, Canada and it was she, later, who introduced the idea to the British Legion in 1921. In fact, she paid for the poppies and was reimbursed from the 1st British poppy drive.

I’ve just looked to see if there’s anything in wiki, and there’s a summary:

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madame_Guérin
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Gay Poppies this year then on 13:06 - Nov 3 with 477 viewsjackharris

Gay Poppies this year then on 13:02 - Nov 3 by exiledclaseboy

“This LGBT poppy is ok”.

Well that’s us told.


You are a complete w*nker!

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Gay Poppies this year then on 13:08 - Nov 3 with 474 viewslondonlisa2001

Gay Poppies this year then on 10:01 - Nov 3 by Lohengrin

I’ve read accounts tracing mentions further back than that, to Fontenoy in 1745 of local girls pinning poppies to the tunics of British troops moving up to the line for luck.

Regardless, the modern story really began in 1921 with the first appeal for the Haig Fund.


Read the article I’ve just posted. It tells you the history.

It was introduced to the British Legion by Madame Guérin and had been previously in use elsewhere.
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Gay Poppies this year then on 13:09 - Nov 3 with 470 viewsjackharris

Gay Poppies this year then on 13:06 - Nov 3 by jackharris

You are a complete w*nker!


I wonder why I had put you on block recently.

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Gay Poppies this year then on 13:11 - Nov 3 with 461 viewslondonlisa2001

Gay Poppies this year then on 13:02 - Nov 3 by exiledclaseboy

“This LGBT poppy is ok”.

Well that’s us told.


That one has been around for a while. The one that’s ok I mean.

A cursory look at the British Legion examples demonstrates that anything is ok as long as it raises money. The reason they attach a red poppy to everything is because they trademarked it in 2000.
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Gay Poppies this year then on 13:15 - Nov 3 with 456 viewsdickythorpe

Gay Poppies this year then on 13:06 - Nov 3 by jackharris

You are a complete w*nker!


Cool head jack mun!!!!

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Gay Poppies this year then on 13:16 - Nov 3 with 456 viewsJackSomething

Gay Poppies this year then on 12:32 - Nov 3 by Garyjack

Your levels of comprehension are severely lacking.


Yeah, that'll be it snowflake.

You know, Hobbes, some days even my lucky rocket ship underpants don't help.

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Gay Poppies this year then on 13:21 - Nov 3 with 451 viewsJackSomething

Gay Poppies this year then on 12:36 - Nov 3 by Darran

I can’t believe you actually took time to type that.

Fućk. Ing. Hell.


To be fair, I could post that to almost every post you make.

Good job on this thread though. When nothing else is working, a poppy thread is a guaranteed catch. Including me on this occasion.

You know, Hobbes, some days even my lucky rocket ship underpants don't help.

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Gay Poppies this year then on 13:31 - Nov 3 with 434 viewstheloneranger

Gay Poppies this year then on 13:06 - Nov 3 by londonlisa2001

It was started by Madame Guérin. First used in America, France, Canada and it was she, later, who introduced the idea to the British Legion in 1921. In fact, she paid for the poppies and was reimbursed from the 1st British poppy drive.

I’ve just looked to see if there’s anything in wiki, and there’s a summary:

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madame_Guérin


It's sad that the American Moina Michael doesn't get any mention in that wiki entry on Madame Guérin!!
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Gay Poppies this year then on 13:32 - Nov 3 with 434 viewsexiledclaseboy

Gay Poppies this year then on 13:06 - Nov 3 by jackharris

You are a complete w*nker!


And you’re a massive gammon.

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Gay Poppies this year then on 13:32 - Nov 3 with 432 viewsexiledclaseboy

Gay Poppies this year then on 13:09 - Nov 3 by jackharris

I wonder why I had put you on block recently.


Gutted. No honest now.

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Gay Poppies this year then on 13:38 - Nov 3 with 424 viewslondonlisa2001

Gay Poppies this year then on 13:31 - Nov 3 by theloneranger

It's sad that the American Moina Michael doesn't get any mention in that wiki entry on Madame Guérin!!


I’d mentioned it starting in the States previously. Lohengrin was questioning the involvement of the French which is why I posted that.

The wider article on there (wiki) about the use of the poppy mentions both - I’ve just checked.
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Gay Poppies this year then on 14:45 - Nov 3 with 388 viewstheloneranger

"Where did the idea to sell poppies come from?"

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/magazine/6133312.stm



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Gay Poppies this year then on 14:51 - Nov 3 with 382 viewsHighjack

If the gay poppies want to shag other poppies of their own gender then they should be free to do so without persecution, discrimination or prejudice. Gay poppies should have the same rights as straight poppies including the ability to choose a gender from the selection of 17000 currently available, marry the poppies they love and have little poppies of their own.

The creatures outside looked from pig to man, and from man to pig, and from pig to man again; but already it was impossible to say which was which.
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Gay Poppies this year then on 15:10 - Nov 3 with 366 viewsDarran

Gay Poppies this year then on 13:06 - Nov 3 by jackharris

You are a complete w*nker!


I’ve been thinking about putting the condescending cuńt on ignore myself.
Chopsy twát he is.

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Gay Poppies this year then on 15:15 - Nov 3 with 361 viewsDarran

Gay Poppies this year then on 13:21 - Nov 3 by JackSomething

To be fair, I could post that to almost every post you make.

Good job on this thread though. When nothing else is working, a poppy thread is a guaranteed catch. Including me on this occasion.


Excuse me but you’re not talking to the wànker on The Wirral now.

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Gay Poppies this year then on 15:23 - Nov 3 with 351 viewsNortbankboy

Gay Poppies this year then on 15:15 - Nov 3 by Darran

Excuse me but you’re not talking to the wànker on The Wirral now.


What does the white poppy stand for?
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Gay Poppies this year then on 15:28 - Nov 3 with 335 viewsdickythorpe

Gay Poppies this year then on 15:23 - Nov 3 by Nortbankboy

What does the white poppy stand for?


https://www.ppu.org.uk/remembrance-white-poppies

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Gay Poppies this year then on 15:32 - Nov 3 with 328 viewsNortbankboy

Gay Poppies this year then on 15:28 - Nov 3 by dickythorpe

https://www.ppu.org.uk/remembrance-white-poppies


Thank you dicky
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Gay Poppies this year then on 15:59 - Nov 3 with 307 viewsHighjack

Gay Poppies this year then on 13:09 - Nov 3 by jackharris

I wonder why I had put you on block recently.


You blocked yourself?

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Gay Poppies this year then on 17:16 - Nov 3 with 257 viewsGaryjack

Gay Poppies this year then on 13:16 - Nov 3 by JackSomething

Yeah, that'll be it snowflake.


The irony is strong in this one!
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